820+ Hours of Community Service and Counting
Sigma Sigma Phi Inducts 32 BCOM Students
BCOM recently established its own chapter of the honorary osteopathic service fraternity Sigma Sigma Phi. The recently inducted BCOM students have already completed an estimated 820+ hours of community service, with many more projects planned.


BCOM News
Serving the Underserved: Student Exemplifies BCOM's Philosophy
Michelle Reyes is fulfilling her immigrant grandmother's dreams and now hopes to provide patient-centered care to those who need it most.
 
BCOM "On the Map" at Osteopathic Medical Education Conference (OMED)
At the OMED conference in Philadelphia, BCOM students were recognized with induction into Omega Beta Iota and elected to new leadership positions.
 
DO Students Present Posters at Health & Disparities Symposium
Luis Reyes, Mikhail De Jesus, and Carlos Yeelot are developing a point-of-care assay to detect mosquito borne viruses under the guidance of Dr. Bramblett and Dr. Woods.
 
COSGP Recognizes 2 BCOM Women in Medicine
The Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents (COSGP) featured two BCOM students in honor of Women in Medicine Month.


BCOMers Unite to Give Back
From the 1-10 Coalition Blood Drive to La Casa's Purple Gala and fundraising for hurricane relief efforts, BCOM is dedicated to helping those in need. Read on to find out what our students are doing outside the classroom.

Board of Trustee Member Wins Award
William T. Baker, DO, was awarded the BJ Davis Award by The New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association. The award is given for exemplifying what an osteopathic physician should be. Congratulations Dr. Baker!
BCOM In The News
BCOM Student Finds Meaning on Himalayan Medical Expedition, Wins National Award
Looking for direction between his first and second years of medical school, Gabriel Pontipiedra traveled to India for a Himalayan Health Exchange program. He submitted his experience to the Bureau of International Osteopathic Medicine's narrative medical essay contest. His submission won first place and he was invited to speak in Philadelphia at the 19th Annual International "Innovation in Osteopathic Medicine and Outreach" seminar.

BCOM Beats
Join the BCOM chapter of the American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Dr. Geralde will be discussing "Complications of Pre-term Birth" on Wednesday, October 18

Dr. Dennis Harris on "Translating Hormone Science to Health at the Endocrine Society –The Role of Nonprofits in Research."
BCOM students, faculty, and staff are invited to this event on the evening of Wednesday, October 18.
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